Red polished globular jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 325
Overall: 16 x 8.5 cm (6 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This red polished globular jar has a rounded base, a short, slightly concave neck, and an outwardly pulled rim.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 325. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession date: July 19, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition